Standard Historical Last Updated: Aug 16, 2017
ASTM A436-84(2001)

Standard Specification for Austenitic Gray Iron Castings


1.1 This specification covers austenitic gray iron castings that are used primarily for their resistance to heat, corrosion, and wear. Austenitic gray iron is characterized by uniformly distributed graphite flakes, some carbides, and the presence of sufficient alloy content to produce an austenitic structure.

1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard.

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Book of Standards Volume: 01.02
Developed by Subcommittee: A04.01
Pages: 5
DOI: 10.1520/A0436-84R01
ICS Code: 77.080.10; 77.140.80